The RAC Electric Highway is an Australian Government backed initiative conceived and implemented by the Royal Automobile Club – or RAC – allowing for Fast Charging of EV’s on key routes in Western Australia. Here’s our guide.
Way back in 2016 I put down a reservation order for a Tesla Model 3. Ever since I’ve wanted to check one out in person and I finally got the chance a few weeks ago. The New York Tesla store currently has a demo Model 3 in it and on a visit I headed over one morning to take photos, size it up and just generally see the car in person and push every button.
The i3 was given a mid-life refresh late last year, and deliveries to Australia are just kicking in. This morning I was invited to kick the tyres of a literally fresh off the boat i3s.
With the huge shift to fully Electric Vehicles (EV’s) already well underway it can get a bit confusing with all the terminology being flung around. In this guide we go through what they all are, how they are different from each other and why you might buy one over the other.
In the first of our ‘ownership stories’, Scott tells us about his experiences moving to an electric vehicle with a Tesla Model X 75D: “I’d be perfectly happy driving this car for a very long time.”
Setting up a semi-permanent solution for home charging my BMW i3 was pretty easy. Here’s a look at my simple (and cheap) EV charging setup.
BMW’s occasional use charger is included with every BMW i3 and allows you to charge the car, albeit slowly, from a regular wall socket. Here’s my take on the unit and how I use it.
Tesla has submitted a DA for a new service and distribution centre in Alexandria, equipped with 6 superchargers offering 24/7 public access.
Our full guide to Tesla’s Supercharger network! It’s the key to enabling long-distance travel in your Tesla without needing to worry about recharging while you’re on a road trip or intercity journey.
The addition of Tesla’s used and demonstrator vehicle inventory to their own website is a big plus for potential buyers trying to keep track of what’s available any given point in time.